Posted January 17, 2013 on
It's a big weekend for Charlie Strong and his staff at the University of Louisville. The Cardinals will be hosting 13 official visitors. Check out Cardinal Authority for the official list.

Charlie Strong Visited With Oklahoma State Commit Today

Charlie Strong traveled to Flowery Branch, GA., today to visit with Darius Curry, a 3-star defensive back. Curry is currently committed to Oklahoma State, but took an unexpected unofficial visit to Louisville in December and is now considering the Cardinals. Curry is high school teammates with offensive lineman, Chandler Bridges, a current Louisville commitment. He joined Bridges...

Gainesville Linebacker Will Take An Official Visit To Louisville This Weekend

Keith Kelsey, a 3-star linebacker from Gainesville, FL., will take an official visit to Louisville this weekend. Kelsey, a 6-foot-2 215-pound prospect has been on Louisville’s radar since over the summer. His father has a relationship with Charlie Strong. Louisville linebackers coach Brian Jean-Mary has put in a lot of work with Kelsey. South Florida has looked to be the clear...

Charlie Strong Already Targeting Big Time Talent In The 2014 Class

Charlie Strong and company apparently are not shying away from going after some of the top talent in the country. According to Chad Simmons of Fox Sports/Scout, Louisville has offered a scholarship to 2014 5-Star Defensive End Lorenzo Carter.  According to some recruiting services Lorenzo is the top ranked defensive end in the country and the top ranked of any position in the...

List Of Football Recruits That Will Be Visiting This Weekend

As I’ve been mentioning all week long, Charlie Strong and the Louisville football program will host a number of big time visitors this weekend. Multiple recruits that have already committed to Louisville will take their official visits this weekend along a number of prospects who are still being pursued by the Cardinal coaching staff. Visitors –Sean Avant: 3-star Cornerback,...

4 Star Linebacker Will Visit Louisville This Weekend & Announce Decision On Tuesday

According to Steve Gorton of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Ft Lauderdale, 4-Star Outside Linebacker Jermaine Grace will announce his college decision on Tuesday.  What makes this interesting is that he will make his final college visit this Friday the 18th.  That visit will be to the University of Louisville.  Grace has taken official visits to Miami and Tennessee with the...

Recap: Rick Pitino Previews Syracuse

Opening quote from Pitino’s press conference — “This should be a fun weekend, Syracuse is one of the strongest teams to come into the KFC Yum Center since we’ve opened the arena. It should be a great challenge.” Pitino mentioned that teams never shoot a very good percentage against Syracuse. “Not too many teams are as good at stealing the ball in a zone as well as they...

Coach Pitino Still Wanting To See More From Kevin Ware

Sophomore guard Kevin Ware was expected to be one of the most improved players for Rick Pitino’s team this season. Ware played very briefly as a true freshman in 2011-12 after arriving on campus in mid-season during the second semester. It’s tough for someone to arrive midseason and quickly get acclimated to Rick Pitino’s system. It’s simply not something you can pick-up...

No. 1 Louisville prepares for No. 6 Syracuse

Louisville's No. 1 concern heading into its showdown with Syracuse is attacking the Orangemen's signature 2-3 zone defense. How well the top-ranked Cardinals can penetrate and create easy scoring opportunities will determine who takes control of the Big East. Louisville coach Rick Pitino says No. 6 Syracuse presents a different challenge because of its effectiveness in...

Louisville tops Uconn by 15

Behind a dominant performance from Russ Smith, Louisville topped Uconn 73-58.  This was the first regular season game in program history that Louisville has played ranked as the #1 team in the AP Poll. Russ Smith was brilliant and kept the Cardinals in the game early.  His 23 points all seemed to be at his own will.  His reckless abandon to the basket payed off and he shined on...
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